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    'American Idol' Shocks with Latest Cut

    Total shock. That was the reaction in the audience when "American Idol" finalist Chris Daughtry was booted off in Wednesday's voting.

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    Celebrate the late playwright and essayist Wendy

    Celebrate the late playwright and essayist Wendy Wasserstein by attending a tribute performance of actor Dani Klein's play, Afterbirth. Klein, whose show covers a lot of content about motherhood, was approached by Wasserstein's friends to use the show's format to honor Wasserstein as an artist and mother ...

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    Chris Rock to Direct 'Wife' Comedy

    Chris Rock will direct the comedy "I Think I Love My Wife." Kerry Washington and Gina Torres have boarded the project, which begins shooting this month in NYC.

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    The first draft of the script weighs

    The first draft of the script weighs approximately 3 pounds and runs 351 pages. It's dated May 1990 and was written on an old-fashioned typewriter, the instrument of choice for screenwriter Guillermo Cabrera Infante. The man who would eventually produce, direct, star in, and compose the music for the ...

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    We all know that hope is a good thing. And, as

    We all know that hope is a good thing. And, as Tim Robbins' character says in The Shawshank Redemption, "No good thing ever dies." I've found that hope is especially essential when it comes to finding an agent. I've been a working actor and a SAG member for ...

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    Woodstock Fest: Hats & Spats Benefit

    The Woodstock Film Festival has found the perfect excuse for you to break out and show off your fanciest duds.

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    Actorfest Producer to Join Indie Film Panel

    Jeff Riebe will join the first program in a panel series exploring the changing ways independent filmmakers are making movies.

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    kind of sappy, [but] Polly has kind of a tough,

    kind of sappy, [but] Polly has kind of a tough, astringent quality to her that I knew would cut against any kind of saccharine quality that could be in the script." The character is based on his late Aunt Lillian, so it was important to Busch on a personal level ...

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    The entertainment industry attracts thousands of get-rich-quick schemers who prey on the gullible, vulnerable, desperate actor. When I was director of daytime casting for ABC in New York, I received numerous calls about a casting notice for extra parts on ABC soap operas. The legal department at ABC issued a ...

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    Actors' Equity Association Redesigns Website

    Actors' Equity has upgraded its website to enhance usability, appearance, online services, and benefits.